Monthly Archives: June 2016

Inszeniert! / Spectacle and Role Playing in Contemporary Art

Kunsthalle München Theatinerstrasse 8 80333 Munich August 19th – November 6th The exhibition in the Kunsthalle Munich brings together around ninety works from the Sammlung Goetz, featuring more than twenty distinguished international artists, such as Matthew Barney, Stan Douglas, Nan Goldin, Candida Höfer, Ulrike Ottinger, Cindy Sherman, and Jeff Wall. The pieces were created between […]

X-TRA Contemporary Art Quarterly

Playtime, by Susanna Newbury, X-TRA  Summer 2016, Volume 18, Number 4 Lately, Barbara Kasten’s photographs have been extolled as precedents for a new generation of artists fascinated with photomaterialist processes. Often considered as a prehistory for contemporary discussions of analogic truth and sleights of indexicality, her works also famously engage styles of postmodernism: its architecture, its […]

Los Angeles Times

Take another look: The alternative world of ‘Barbara Kasten: Stages’, by David Pagel, June 8, 2016 “Barbara Kasten: Stages” makes you wonder why the Museum of Contemporary Art doesn’t organize more exhibitions like this: right-sized surveys of works by artists who are not superstars but whose oeuvres enrich a visitor’s understanding of the present. Organized […]

Gist & Gesture

Curated by Katherine Harvath Jun 4 – Aug 6, 2016 Opening Reception Saturday, June 4, 4–7 pm Kavi Gupta 835 W. Washington Blvd., Chicago, IL 60607 Featuring: Roger Brown, Edie Fake, Barbara Kasten, Aay Preston-Myint, Catherine Sullivan/Katarzyna Wińska, and Teatr Opera Buffa, & Nicholas Sullivan Centered around performativity in visual arts, Gist & Gesture includes […]